Monthly Archives: January 2013

LG reveals 2013 smartphone plans, new F-series incoming

LG has announced that it will be introducing a new F-series of smartphones this year. The F-series smartphones will join company’s already existing L-series and flagship Optimus G devices. The Korean manufacturer has also revealed that L-series will be getting new devices in 2013, and we will also be seeing an Optimus G successor (unless Optimus G pro was this ...

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Blackberry Z10 vs Google Nexus 4 vs Apple iPhone 5

BlackBerry today announced that launch of BlackBerry 10 operating system as well as the first two BB10 powered smartphones “Z10”, “Q10”. This Canadian company is betting a lot of the current OS and the smartphone as it is already more than late in the smartphone wars and it BB 10 does not click with the consumers, the rumours of RIM ...

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Backup Android apps, app data without root with Carbon

Tired or don’t feel comfortable of rooting your Android device just to back up your applications, well no more. Koush, the developer behind CkockworkMod recovery, has released a nifty new application called “Carbon” in Google Play. The Carbon Android app uses the Android’s in-built back-up solution to allow you to back-up all your Android apps and app data without the ...

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LG Optimus L7 Dual leaked, launching in February

Remember LG’s 2012 L-series smartphones – L3, L5, L7 and L9. The Korean manufacturer has already launched the dual-SIM versions of two of the smartphone in the L-series – L3 Dual and L5 Dual, and now it seems company is preparing to launch the dual-SIM version of Optimus L7. Spotted on a Russian website, the Optimus L7 Dual is likely ...

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Sony Xperia SP (C530X) and Xperia L (C210X) monikers revealed

Continuing its alphabet-based naming scheme, Sony is likely to brand C530X (aka HuaShan) as Xperia SP, revealed the website of Indonesia’s telecom equipment certification agency.  We also have the final branding for another Sony smartphone C210X, which will be released as Xperia L. Both Sony Xperia SP and Xperia L are likely to be announced at next month’s Mobile World ...

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Videocon launches 7-inch VT 71 tablet for INR 4,799

Videocon has announced the launch of VT 71, an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich-powered tablet in India for just INR 4,799. It might not be the cheapest Android tablet in the market, but it certainly seems like a value for money product at the given price-tag. Videocon VT 71 packs 1.2GHz processor, 7-inch capacitive display with 800x480p resolution, and 3200 ...

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Reliance, Lenovo tie-up to launch dual-mode Android phones

Reliance Communications has announced that it has partnered with Lenovo to launch dual-mode Android smartphones in the Indian market. According to a press release issued by the company, these upcoming smartphones will be attractively priced and use Reliance’s ‘Dual Core’ network to switch calls between the two networks (CDMA & GSM) automatically based on the strength and quality of RF ...

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Intel, Acer launch Liquid C1 in South-East Asia for $335

As announced at CES, Intel and Acer have officially revealed the third commercially available smartphone with Atom Z2420 (Lexington platform) processor in South-East Asia. Dubbed as Acer Liquid C1, the smartphone will first make its way to Thailand, followed by other markets in the region. The Acer Liquid C1 also takes the tally of Intel-powered smartphones available globally to nine. ...

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